Professional DJ service with uplighting and Photo Booth options as well. You'll definitely find cheaper but you won't find a better value OR level of service.
Arabic, Classical, Country, Disco, Folk, Hip-Hop, Indian, Jazz, Klezmer, Latin, Persian, Pop, R&B, Rock, World Music
MC Services, Recorded Music, Sound Equipment
Rehearsals & Parties, After Party, Wedding, Ceremony, Reception
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Reviewed On 10/16/2019 by Nicole M
John was our wedding DJ and we could not be happier! He was very affordable and a great planner. He played every song we requested and the dance floor was full all night long. An Affordable DJ also played for both of my sister-in-law's weddings...
and our family would highly recommend!
Reviewed On 10/05/2019 by Tara G
They did an amazing job. We had so many complements. We had no idea what music we wanted and left it up to our dj, and he did a phenomenal job reading the room and playing the proper music. Great communication leading up to the event and even g...
ave us some ideas for fun things to do during the reception. I would highly recommend An Affordable DJ. They are very professional, and they made our wedding memorable
Reviewed On 11/02/2018 by Gabrielle S
Very professional and accommodating! The music played was awesome too! Everyone was on the dance floor!
Reviewed On 10/09/2018 by Maria B
Bryan with An Affordable DJ did a wonderful job from beginning to end!! I could go on and on, he made my day perfect!!! Highly recommend An Affordable DJ!!!
Reviewed On 10/03/2018 by Colleen W
Amazing! Communicated with us before wedding to know what songs were desired for pre-ceremony, ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner, dancing. Has a spread sheet including must plays and do not plays. Very well prepared and professional. Not an in yo...
ur face "get the party started" kind of dj, kept it very professional and kept the evening moving well. Very happy with his service and the Photo Booth was great as well! All our guests enjoyed. We got a copy of the photos in a book and they could print as many as they wanted so everyone could get a copy. Highly recommend!!!
Reviewed On 9/30/2018 by Kat W
John was so organized leading up to the wedding with a Google Doc where we could request our ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner, and reception songs. He allowed us to literally select whatever we wanted. We had instrumental Disney/musical songs fo...
r cocktail hour, random instrumentals (think Call Me Maybe and Turn Down for What) for dinner, and he took requests all night. People couldn't stop complimenting the "name that toon" during cocktail hour and dinner and once the dance floor was opened, it was packed and fun the whole night! Highly recommend John and An Affordable DJ for your event!
Reviewed On 7/05/2018 by Tara F
My husband and I could not be happier with An Affordable DJ. John was incredible to work with from the very beginning. We filled out some information on the types of music and groups that we like, he put together a playlist for us and allowed u...
s to edit, make changes, as well as suggest ideas. He made it the whole process incredibly simple by providing us with examples while still and allowing us to make the decisions.
At the wedding, John had the perfect personality for a DJ. He made the night fun from the beginning until the end, while at the same time keeping us on track with the schedule, making our wedding party announcements, and getting the party started. No one wanted the night to end.
It should also be noted that John has excellent customer service and is a very kind person at heart.
Reviewed On 6/12/2018 by Lindsey G
John was extremely helpful, informative, and flexible when planning the play list, setting up, taking requests, and everything else! He was familiar with the venue and put my mind at ease, handling communication and making sure every thing was ...
ready and perfect. He also did a great job keeping us on track throughout the reception! Excellent music selection and great to work with. Definitely recommend An Affordable DJ!
Reviewed On 5/11/2018 by Anna W
John was great! His spreadsheet and timelines helped me stay organized and add my own music touches with his help. He kept my wedding guests dancing all night long. I greatly enjoyed how he wasn't flashy and loud or talkative. That isn't our st...
yle. Just enjoyed some simple lights on the dance floor and good music throughout my ceremony and reception. Highly recommend!
Reviewed On 5/01/2018 by Sara H
The price was the best around and we looked everywhere and John was absolutely awesome - worked with us on exactly what we wanted and he made it happen - everyone that attended the wedding had a great time and John kept the party going !
Reviewed On 12/14/2017 by Miranda w
I was very pleased with their service. Everything they offer is decently priced and good quality. All the up lighting looked great and the photo booth was a huge hit . John and my DJ Shawn was very helpful with planning leading up to my weddi...
ng. My only complaint was the DJ made a very inappropriate joke about divorce in the middle of the reception, but all in all I was pleased with the service and everything I got. I would definitely recommend them.
Reviewed On 11/21/2017 by Ellie S
John was so awesome!!!!!!! He sent us our playlist prior to the ceremony and worked well with us on what songs we would like to play! The set up was really cool! The light up table was more than we could have asked for. also, the photo booth wa...
s legit, THE BOMB!!!!! Major hit. We couldn't keep people out of there! They made a photo book with all of the pics taken in the booth, it is by far our favorite!!!!! Extremely affordable and very professional! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!
Reviewed On 7/05/2017 by Lauren M
We highly recommend An Affordable DJ for your wedding! John was amazing to work with. He was always quick to reply to my hundreds (not kidding) of questions and requests. My husband is Serbian so it was important for us to have some of the cult...
ural music played and I gave him three songs and he was able to get all three for us, which was a huge hit. I also changed things up last minute (I.e. During the reception) and he was totally cool with it and it was seamless. We booked him for 6 hours but ended up paying (not much, by the way) for two additional hours because we were having so much fun. He also did our ceremony music and did a fantastic job with the transitions. We also used An Affordable DJs company, Northeast Ohio Photo Booth, for our photobooth which was a blast. We received a memory book with it which was so much fun to go through. We also will be receiving digital copies as well. All of these services were provided perfectly at HALF the cost of what I was quoted at by some local competitors. John was humble, efficient, organized, dressed sharp, didn't try to steal the show, and is great at his job. Everything was wonderful and we are truly blessed to have chosen this company!
Reviewed On 5/01/2017 by Marissa M
Phenomenal DJ! He was helpful, professional and seemed very happy all evening! Our dance floor was packed the entire night thanks to him!
Reviewed On 8/03/2016 by Olivia L
John ran our reception very smoothly. He had a playlist for the night that we had gone over before together and he made sure to play or not play anything we asked. He also took any requests from our guests which made the night very enjoyable. O...
ur guests were out on the dance floor until the last song! He made it a very memorable night.
Reviewed On 5/24/2016 by Ashley G
We had the pleasure of working with John while we were in the planning stages then Alan was our DJ for our wedding! The price was definitely affordable, and so much less than other DJs were charging! They did an amazing job! People were on the ...
dance floor all night! We definitely recommend this DJ to anyone!
Reviewed On 1/12/2016 by Melissa B
Our DJ was professional and did a great job. I created most of the play list and he was very accommodating. Great time had by all!
Reviewed On 11/09/2015 by Knottie87386584
When you have a wedding, the two thing s people remember are your food and your DJ, and all I've been hearing about our wedding this past weekend was how amazing our DJ was. Everyone told us our music really made it a party and everyone had suc...
h a good time dancing. There was never a moment where the dance floor was empty.
John Hobdy, owner of An Affordable DJ, was so easy to work with. He did everything exactly as I wanted it and kept the party alive the entire night.
His prices are affordable, he's extremely professional, and overall a gentleman!
I couldn't have asked for a better DJ and thanks to him, our guests had an amazing time!
Reviewed On 10/04/2015 by Knottie87693506
We just got out wedding video back, and it truly made me realize how ON POINT our DJ, JOHN, truly was! Not only did he meet with us TWICE (at no additional charge) to reconfirm the entire plan for the evening, he notified our videographer, phot...
ographer and all family who were involved when special events were about to take place (first dance, cake cutting, etc.). My favorite part about John is he TRULY IS THERE TO SERVE YOU! We asked for a song to be played, it was the very next song. Every request that was asked throughout the night, John did it with a bat of an eye!!! I am EXTREMELY picky and John exceeded my expectations! He NATURALLY knows when to move onto the next event, I did not worry the entire night about time!!! If you are worried about each event not moving quick enough and if guest will dance--- we NEVER had that slow, down time while waiting for the next event with John!!!
Reviewed On 7/14/2015 by Knottie1436891693
John was simply amazing. From our first meeting, throughout the planning process, up until the very last song of our wedding reception, he was friendly, very well organized, and extremely easy to work with.
We requested full DJ service, a li...
ttle M.C. work, and his photo booth service. Everything was perfect. His M.C. work was professional, not at all corny, yet extremely fun. He had our guests on the dance floor all night. Additionally, his photo booth attendant, Madeline made sure our guests had a great time capturing memories throughout the night and even took care of assembling our photo strip and message book.
We can't say enough about what John and Madeline delivered to our special day. Here's the kicker...his prices are fantastic!
Reviewed On 6/02/2015 by Jessica V
John was a pleasure to work with. He provided everything we wanted including uplighting and a photo booth. His price was very affordable for all the services. Leading up to the reception he made sure all the bases were covered and made it very ...
easy to coordinate everything. He had the dance floor full the whole night. The photo booth attendants were very friendly to the number of young children we had.
Reviewed On 5/20/2015 by Lian S
Simply the best! The name is true - John was the most affordable option but that doesn't mean any corners were cut. He met with us TWICE IN PERSON before our weddings and extensively reviewed our names, our song choices, our itinerary with us. ...
He had every request we came up with the night of too. OUr wedding reception ran smoothly with him at the helm and the dance floor was packed all night. We even stayed an extra hour and still people didn't want to leave. Couldn't ask for a better experience for our wedding. You'd be silly not to hire them!
Reviewed On 5/14/2015 by Rebecca T
He was very organized and the wedding went very smoothly.
Reviewed On 4/06/2015 by Knottie4529725
Me and my wife were just married on March 28th, 2015. John with affordable DJ provided us everything we needed to get the party started while our guests arrived and help keep things moving through the night! He was such a pleasure to work with...
and easily adapted to everything we needed. We would highly recommend John and his crew for any event! The price was surprisingly nice. He truly is an affordable DJ. We received service way beyond what we paid for.
Reviewed On 3/17/2015 by Knottie1426619502
John made my bride's pre-wedding planning and the actual reception a breeze. We opted for the DJ and Photo Booth service and we were impressed. The professional staff at Affordable DJ very pleasnt. They were well prepared and more than accomoda...
ting to the children at the reception.
Reviewed On 12/28/2014 by Jean M
John from An Affordable DJ was amazing to say the least. You can tell he truly enjoys his job and it shows in his work. Every time you looked his way he was smiling. He played the music for the ceremony and the reception and the entire night...
was perfect. He knew what music to play to keep the reception fun. Many people remarked that the music wasn't so loud that you couldn't hear each other talking, yet loud enough to keep the dance floor hopping. He was the most professional DJ I have ever encountered and yet very reasonable. I would recommend John to everyone, for any occasion. I know you will not be disappointed.
Reviewed On 10/11/2014 by a member
John, the owner, was absolutely, positively FANTASTIC. True to his company's name - he's very affordable! My husband and I were looking for a reasonably priced DJ for our wedding and that is how we found John - but it was himself, not his price...
s, that had us sold! He is so kind and helpful and was willing to make any changes to the itinerary as I came up with them! The music he played was fantastic, he kept people on the dance floor the whole night, and I am pretty sure almost every single one of my guests, at some point, got on the dance floor and it is because John is awesome!! He also provided uplighting in my event space and made the room look beautiful!!
Reviewed On 7/15/2014 by Nicole L
loved the dj very much he did everything i expected and more and for a very reasonable price i would recommend him to anyone
Reviewed On 5/28/2014 by Liana E
What a great value! We had John Hobdy, THE Affordable DJ at An Affordable DJ, DJ our wedding. He was able to find some unusual songs that we requested. He was careful to pronounce all the names correctly. He gave us $50 off for missing an appoi...
ntment. He kept the party going and controlled the flow of events very well. We really enjoyed his Shoe Game. Over all, especially for the price, we were very satisfied.
Reviewed On 8/05/2013 by Lauren B
John at Affordable DJ was so great to work with. My fiance and I were back and forth about getting a DJ because everyone we talked to was so expensive but we knew that we wanted dancing to be a big part of our reception. We met with John fairly...
close to our wedding date and he was able to offer us exactly what we were looking for at a reasonable price! He was very friendly and positive and was very willing to do anything that we wanted or take off what we didn't. He made the day about my husband and I and kept the party going!
Reviewed On 11/13/2012 by Brandy C
We loved John! You know how they say the DJ will make it or break it??? Well John rocked it!! I would Recommend him to everyone I know and don't know he is amazing!!!
Contact Info for An Affordable DJ
650 S Prospect Ave, Suite 203, Hartville, OH | Ohio